Saudi Arabia on Thursday reported 390 new coronavirus cases and six deaths, bringing the total number of cases to 381,348 and the death toll to 6,551, according to the Ministry of Health.
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The number of recoveries rose by 267 to 371,850.
#الصحة تعلن عن تسجيل (390) حالة إصابة جديدة بفيروس كورونا (كوفيد-19)، وتسجيل (6) حالات وفيات رحمهم الله، وتسجيل (267) حالة تعافي ليصبح إجمالي عدد الحالات المتعافية (371,850) حالة ولله الحمد. pic.twitter.com/jT7Ky2M0tN
— و ز ا ر ة ا لـ صـ حـ ة السعودية (@SaudiMOH) March 11, 2021
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